Blended CPR/AED and Medical Emergencies for Dental Practices

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What to expect from this course

As part of the Enhanced CPD Scheme, the GDC recommends that 10 hours in every 5 year CPD cycle is dedicated to “medical emergency for dentist training with at least two hours of CPD in this topic every year.“ CPR training for dentists should be updated annually in line with Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines

Our blended course includes an online module which must be completed prior to a practical assessment session at your surgery or on one of our Open courses.

The training is led by qualified paramedics with extensive experience in emergency medical care.

FREE Emergency Equipment Check: For your peace of mind, your Safe and Sound instructor will check your emergency drugs kit and equipment to ensure that everything is in date and stored correctly.

Course content:

Recognising and responding to a range of medical emergencies including:
Cardiac arrest
Myocardial infarction
The use of emergency equipment and drugs in line with Resuscitation Council (UK) and BNF guidelines
The importance of teamwork in the ABCDE Approach to managing medical emergencies
Planning ahead in order to minimise the risks of a medical emergency for individual patients

GDC Principles and Outcomes

This CPD course will support dental professionals in meeting the following GDC principles and the underlying standards:

• Principle 6: Work with colleagues in a way that is in patients’ best interests
• Principle 7: Maintain, develop and work within your professional knowledge and skills
• Development Outcome A. (Communication domain). Effective communication with patients, the dental team, and others across dentistry.
• Development Outcome B. (Management domain). Effective management of self and others or effective work with others in the dental team, in the interests of patients at all times.
• Development Outcome C. (Clinical domain) Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice
• Development Outcome D. (Professionalism domain) Maintenance of skills, behaviours and attitudes which maintain patient confidence in you and the dental profession and put patients’ interests first.

For our Open courses the practical assessment is from 10:00 – 12:00.


  • Availability

    The online module can be completed on any PC or mobile device. Study at your own pace and log in and out as often as you wish

    The practical session  is available on-site at your practice 7 days a week, across the UK.

  • Duration

    Online module: Approximately 2 hours

    Onsite Practical Session: 1.5-3 hours depending on group size

  • Assessment

    Continuous assessment by your instructor

    If for any reason a learner is unable to demonstrate the practical skills taught on the course they will be invited to attend one of our Open courses completely free of charge.

  • Certification

    On successful completion of the course you will receive a Safe and Sound certificate valid for one year. This course qualifies for 4 hours of verifiable CPD

Additional Information


Thurs. 23 March 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 27 April 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 25 May 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 22 June 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 20 July 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 24 August 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 21 September 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 19 October 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 23 November 2023, King’s Cross (N1), Thurs. 14 December 2023, King’s Cross (N1)


Course times: 10:00 – 12:00

Courses will be held at:

LIFT Islington
45 White Lion Street (corner of White Lion Street & Penton Grove)
N1 9PW


(subject to change, please check with the office for full details)

Please note that some spaces within this venue may not be easily accessible for those with reduced mobility.  Please advise the office of any concerns ahead of the training date


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What our customers say about our courses

 Very impressed with the high standard of training given by these very experienced paramedics.  It was a confidence booster to be trained by such professional and competent instructors.

Health and Safety Adviser

City of Westminster College

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We were extremely impressed by the training.  The instructor was knowledgeable and it was great to have examples shared to make the learning more real. We have  come away feeling happy and confident with what we have learnt and will definitely be booking more of our team on this training.

Nursery on the Green

Bright Horizons

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Throughout our 10 years of working with Safe and Sound they have always provided excellent training which is delivered by pleasant and professional trainers. The administration procedure is straightforward and they take account of comments we make and adjust their delivery to accommodate our requests.

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CBC Services Lambeth

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